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Q: tension pulley noise on 1999 Dodge Ram 1500

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the pulley started making noise and tore up the belt. have replaced water pump and tension pulley assy and belt. ran good for 2 minutes then clicking noise started again. with every click, the pulley pulls towards the engine about an inch. seeing small metal shavings coming out of pulley spring with every click
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Possibly the idler pulley is bad as you already changed the water pump and tensioner pulley unless you have a defective tensioner pulley
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